I feel a tear run down my face
As I sit in this quiet, lonely place.
I think of you and need you here.
I wipe away my falling tear.
Poems for when a Family member is in Prison
Prison is the punishment that keeps on taking. Long after the individual has regretted his or her sin and wishes to go back to living a productive life, he must stay in prison wasting his precious years on this earth. Almost anything you take from a man can be given back except time. He can never reclaim the time that was stolen from him. He can never experience his children growing up for they are already grown. He can never experience those precious moments with his wife for most likely she has moved on. Of all the crimes that man commits to go to prison, in most cases our decision to keep him there is worse.
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Husband Is In Jail Poem
I feel a tear run down my faceFeatured Shared Story
I so identify with your testimony. My husband and I have been together 34 years, and have been married for 32 years. He has served 26 years of a life sentence for a crime he didn't commit. I...
Poem About Missing Boyfriend In Jail
Let me tell you about a game I play
Where I close my eyes and fade away
I float away to a special placeFeatured Shared Story
I wanted to cry when I read this. I didn't realize how often I do this, even throughout the day. This one touched my heart. My husband has been in jail for 3 years. He got 7 years and there...
Missing Boyfriend Who's In Prison
All these days and nights without you here,
It's a little bit more than I can bear.
The days are cold and so very long.Featured Shared Story
The first time I had a boyfriend, we dated 6 years (basically from when I was in 4th grade until now). Very recently, we broke up because he was always busy, and I hardly saw him. Now that...
Husband In Prison
A person's comment:
"That's her there! Her hubby's inside!"
"How can she stand by him?" a neighbor cried!Featured Shared Story
Both my husband and I have done a lot of time, and being apart it so hard. There is no rehabilitation in the system, and sometimes people make mistakes, but that does not mean you turn your...
How To Tell A Child His Dad Is In Prison Poem
How do you sit down and talk to your son
and tell him that his Daddy has gone?
It's easier explaining the meaning of death
and why people die and draw their last breath.Featured Shared Story
I lost my parents 26 days apart back in February and March of 2013. I think of them both 5, 10, 50 times a day still. I want them back as well, so I know what you are going through. I feel...
Mom in Prison Poem
Me and Mum would always write
dear Santa Claus a note,
but this year Mum won't be around
so this is what I wrote:...Featured Shared Story
While reading this, it hit me like a ton of bricks. Only 1 difference-since Santa can't bring my husband home, I have asked that he take me to heaven to be with him! Even though distance...
Poem About Coming Home From Prison
The end of your journey is now in sight,
And from the darkness you can now see light,
I know it's been tough, but I'm hoping you know,
From that hard bitter lesson, "You reap what you sow"....Featured Shared Story
I was very touched. My son is also in prison for a stupid incident because of his ex-wife of 20 years and his best friend. He is nearing time for parole. He has nearly spent 4 years of an...
Poem About Missing Out While In Jail
As I lay here in the dark, between these prison walls
I would think about you, and my tears would fall
You were the sun that shines, an encouraging thought...Featured Shared Story
I understand this completely. Unfortunately my husband has been incarcerated for the past 21 months. His mother passed away 30 days to the day of him being incarcerated and his father...
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